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John Becht

Full name: John Andrew Becht
Gender: Male
Born: October 13, 1886 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Affiliations: Empire City Wheelmen
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

John Becht rode initially for the New England Wheelmen. In August 1911 he set a US record for the marathon distance on a ride to Floral Park, Long Island, finishing off scratch in 1-10:53.4, although he finished only third in the handicap race. Becht was also third at the 1912 US Olympic Trials, by then representing the Empire City Wheelmen.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual United States USA 28
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Cycling Men's Road Race, Team United States USA 3 Bronze non-scoring

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Cycling United States Final Standings 28 11-35:04.8

Men's Road Race, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TT
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Cycling United States USA Final Standings 3 non-scoring 11-35:04.8
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